In case of emergency.
I developed a low-cost toddler’s day in for those times when you’re cash-strapped and the rain is pounding at your window.
Born at home in rural Manitoba, Grandma grew up on a farm, digging Seneca root to earn the money to buy her First Communion dress.
The following is to be read upon my death — and also, I hope, well before.
Holiday shopping has become about giving people exactly what they ask for.
To handle the schedule, the dreams, the recurring yet inconsistent terror, I arrange my life as predictably as I can.
I have three younger siblings, twelve cousins, and several assorted small children in my life whom I love, and we usually celebrate a big Christmas together
I asked my parents how much it cost to make my childhood Christmases magical.